Quotations for key foreign currencies in terms of the Canadian dollar. Quotations are nominal, for information purposes only.Canadian dollar value on Friday, the previous day, three-months and one-year: Currency Fri Thu 3 months Year U.S. dollar 1.2638 1.2578 1.3743 1.3022 British Pound 1.6495 1.6519 1.7743 1.7098 Japanese Yen 0.0114 0.0114 0.0122 0.0129 Euro in U.S. 1.1812 1.1868 1.0956 1.1131 Euro in Cdn 1.4886 1.4928 1.5057 1.4495Quotations provided by the Bank of Canada
by News Staff Posted Jun 29, 2012 4:56 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange markets TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (11,596.56, up 171.86 points):Progress Energy Resources Corp. (TSX:PRQ). Oil and gas. Up two cents, or 0.1 per cent, at $20.07 on 15,878,469 shares.Research In Motion Ltd. (TSX:RIM). Technology. Down $1.92, or 20.3 per cent, at $7.54 on 8,418,038 shares. RIM reported disappointing earnings, cut 5,000 jobs and delayed the release of its new smartphones.Martinrea International Inc. (TSX:MRE). Manufacturing. Up seven cents, or 0.88 per cent, at $8 on 7,177,728 shares.Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Insurance. Up 32 cents, or 2.97 per cent, at $11.09 on 6,433,775 shares.Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. (TSX:IVN.RT). Miner. Up 10 cents, or 12.20 per cent, at 92 cents on 5,259,024 shares.BlackPearl Resources Inc. (TSX:PXX). Oil and gas. Up one cent, or 0.33 per cent, at $3.01 on 5,174,516 shares.TSX Venture Exchange (1,190.99, up 26.53 points):Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSXV:BGM). Miner. Up 40 cents, or 49.38 per cent, at $1.21 on 7,195,569 shares.Lions Gate Energy Inc. (TSXV:LG). Oil and gas. Up 0.5 cents, or 6.25 per cent, at 8.5 cents on 3,819,050 shares.Companies reporting major news:Canadian Pacific Railway (TSX:CP). Railway. Up $1.20, or 1.63 per cent, at $74.72 on 596,349 shares. CP named Hunter Harrison as its new president and chief executive officer.